Pak agencies behind disappearance of Indian Sufi clerics: report

New Delhi: Pakistan intelligence businesses are behind the disappearance of two Indian Sufi clerics lacking since Thursday, an ANI report mentioned.

In line with PTI sources in New Delhi, Asif Nizami and Nazim Nizami had gone to go to the well-known Daata Darbar shrine in Lahore and had been to catch a flight from there to Karachi on Wednesday.

"As per their households, whereas Asif was allowed to go to Karachi, Nazim was stopped on the Lahore airport on grounds of incomplete journey papers.”

"While Nazim went missing from Lahore airport, Asif went missing after arriving at the Karachi airport," sources instructed PTI.

Syed Asif Ali Nizami is the pinnacle priest of New Delhi's Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah.

In the meantime, a Dargah Committee assembly is underway in Delhi's Nizamuddin relating to the disappearances.

Earlier within the day, Exterior Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj mentioned that she has taken up the matter with Islamabad.

The matter has been taken up with the Pakistan authorities each in New Delhi in addition to by way of the Indian mission in Islamabad,

Pakistan International Workplace spokesperson Nafees Zakaria additionally acknowledged that an Indian request in search of help for the restoration of two clerics had been obtained.